A pair of opening round finishes highlighted the UFC 131 preliminary card, as Sam Stout knocked Yves Edwards out cold in the opening round and Chris Weidman forced Jesse Bongfeldt to tap to a guillotine with seconds to go at Saturday’s “Dos Santos vs. Carwin” event in Vancouver.
Also picking up wins on the prelims were Krzysztof Soszynski, Nick Ring, Dustin Poirier, Joey Beltran, and Darren Elkins.
The complete UFC 131 preliminary results were:
- Sam Stout def. Yves Edwards via KO (punch) – Round 1, 3:52
- Chris Weidman def. Jesse Bongfeldt via submission (guillotine) – Round 1, 4:54
- Krzysztof Soszynski def. Mike Massenzio via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-27)
- Nick Ring def. James Head via submission (rear naked choke) – Round 3, 3:33
- Dustin Poirier def. Jason Young via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
- Joey Beltran def. Aaron Rosa via TKO – Round 3, 1:26
- Darren Elkins def. Michihiro Omigawa viaunanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Pictured: Sam Stout